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The Frank Lloyd Wright-designed Bay Bridge that never was

“Here is your bridge: Steel the sinews, buried in the flesh—concrete!” Photo via SF Public Library School children in 1953 look at Frank Lloyd Wright’s “Butterfly Bridge” model, with two spans running side by side. Editor's Note: This article was originally published in June 2012 and has been updated with the most recent information. After the construction of the Bay Bridge in 1933, San Francisco began considering duplicating the bridge and running a second one further south across the bay.
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